India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 24, 2015
A day after a nephew of APJ Abdul Kalam resigned from BJP, the late president's grand-nephew APJMJ Sheik Saleem today said he continued to be a loyal worker of the saffron party.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
Days after his party announced a contribution of Rs 1 crore for flood relief operations in Tamil Nadu, DMK President M Karunanidhi today accused the state government of evading a cheque for the amount.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 14, 2015
The NDA government at the Centre has lost the trust of the people, which has reflected in the defeat in Bihar elections, Tamil Maanila Congress president GK Vasan said today.
Tamil Nadu News | India-Asian News Service | Thursday November 12, 2015
Twenty-seven people have lost their lives in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore district in the last two days due to floods following incessant rain, Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa said today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 3, 2015
Faced with internal rebellion from a section of party leaders, TNCC President E V K S Elangovan dismissed the charge that he was not taking party leaders along with him and said he would be meeting the Congress President today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2015
The brewing dissent against Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) president EVKS Elangovan came to the fore today with a delegation of senior party leaders from the state, including former Union finance minister P Chidambaram, meeting Congress president Sonia Gandhi and seeking his replacement.
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday October 30, 2015
The allotment of President APJ Abdul Kalam's official bunglow to Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma was not well received by his admirers and supporters.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 27, 2015
The Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC), which launched a signature campaign in September demanding total prohibition in the state, will hand over about one crore signatures from the public to Goveror K Rosaiah on October 29, TMC president GK Vasan has said.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 18, 2015
DMK President M Karunanidhi today greeted Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on the 'Foundation Ceremony' of that state's capital Amravati, wishing the function a 'grand success.'
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
Former President Dr A P J Abdul Kalam was fondly remembered today on his 84th birth anniversary through a host of programmes held by the Tamil Nadu government, schools and voluntary organisations across the state.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 30, 2015
DMDK president Vijayakanth today slammed the Tamil Nadu government for allegedly not taking adequate steps to tackle water scarcity which he said was hindering irrigation.
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 24, 2015
ICC president and Tamil Nadu Cricket Association chief N. Srinivasan is in Nagpur and is likely to meet former BCCI president and Mumbai Cricket Association chief Sharad Pawar.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
Madras High Court today granted conditional anticipatory bail to Tamil Nadu Congress Committee President EVKS Elangovan in a criminal intimidation and harassment case filed against him on a complaint of a woman.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
Tamil Nadu Assembly today condoled the demise of former President APJ Abdul Kalam and several others who passed away during the inter-session period.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 22, 2015
Congress today asked Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa to direct her party cadres to end the agitation against TNCC president EVKS Elangovan over his alleged remarks against her.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
DMK President M Karunanidhi hoped that the Tamil National Alliance's win in Sri Lanka would give rise to a situation for a permanent solution to travails of Tamils.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 6, 2015
BJP president Amit Shah today urged people belonging to all communities in Tamil Nadu to take a vow to make the state "corruption-free" so that it realized its full potential for growth.
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 31, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa today said as a mark of respect to former President Abdul Kalam, her government has designated October 15, the Bharat Ratna's birthday, as "Youth Inspiration Day".
India News | Aashna Harjani (With inputs from PTI) | Thursday July 30, 2015
Thousands gathered to bid farewell to the People's President, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam who was buried with full state honours at a public ground in Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram town where he was born.
India News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy (with agency inputs) | Thursday July 30, 2015
On a day Dr APJ Abdul Kalam was buried at his hometown Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu, Google paid special tribute to the People's President by displaying a black ribbon on its homepage.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust India | Thursday July 30, 2015
The Madras High Court today said "liquor is an essential commodity for 30% of people in Tamil Nadu and hence government-run Tasmac shops vending liquor in retail could not be ordered by it to be closed during the funeral ceremony of former President APJ Abdul Kalam."
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday July 29, 2015
People braved the afternoon heat, and the queues were endless, snaking across a field in Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram. Thousands of people came to say goodbye to former President, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, a man from Rameswaram who won hearts across the country, as his body lay for public viewing.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said she would not attend the last rites of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram owing to her health condition and has deputed seven cabinet colleagues to represent her and the state government at the funeral.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said she won't attend the funeral of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram tomorrow owing to "health condition".